Carlos Álvarez Clemente has developed his practice through institutions and exhibition spaces such as KASK-Conservatorium (Ghent), Night Shift - Vooruit (Ghent), Matadero Madrid (El Ranchito Residency), The Lisbon Architecture Triennale, CAAM (Las Palmas de Gran Canaria) or CC Guirnardó (Barcelona). And festivals like Distorsion Ø (Copenhagen) and Eufònic (Terres de
l´Ebre), among others. His work has been recognized with prizes and grants including Young Art Prize Gijón/Xixón (Work in Public Collection), Billedkunst Arbejdslegat - Stantens Kunstfond or Injuve Creation Grant, and more.

He has collaborated in the interior design of the Matrikel1 Space and is currently contributing to the New Bispebjerg Hospital Art Project, both in Copenhagen. He has been awarded in competitions such as the Lanzarote Public Library Interiors (Second Prize) or the Cosentino Design Challenge, as a student (First Prize).

He has developed different roles in the editorial realm such as co-editor (PANGEA, until 2016), contributor (The Word Magazine) or academic referee (ARIS, UCM School of Fine Arts).






Carlos lives and works in Copenhagen and in the Canary Islands.

To contact him, you need to send an email to carlosalvarezclemente@gmail.com


List of selected works  →







Current/Upcoming:

  Las Cosas
Solo show and artistic research for the Lanzarote Island Council within the Cesar Manrique Centenary program. In collaboration with Saray Ossorio
Sala El Aljibe de Haría.
Rescheduled - Opening 3rd October 2020


  Research Trip to Senegal
Statens Kunstfond - Rejselegat
postponed due to the Covid-19 lockdown


  Residence at Statens Værksteder for Kunst
Photographic Studio
November 2020, Copenhagen.


  Selección de cien proyectos de investigación y         creación artística
Production Grant. Gobierno de Canarias.